The neighborhood of Glen is situated within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
People who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Glen. This part of Baltimore is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, it is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 30% of buildings in Glen, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. This neighborhood offers mainly one bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented. This part of Baltimore experienced its largest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
Residents will welcome that wherever their home is located in Glen, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of eating, it is typically possible for home buyers in Glen to do their groceries by walking. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities. It is also a reasonably short walk to a good selection of clothing stores.
A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Baltimore are located in areas that are quite conducive to walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. However, it is sometimes difficult to move around by bike in this part of the city since there is a considerable amount of elevation changes. Thankfully, Glen boasts a good bicycling infrastructure. This area is car friendly. Parking is generally easy. However, the public transit network in Glen is somewhat poor. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop.